Sports

Treasure Valley community sports calendar: Monday, Sept. 7

Baseball/Softball

Meridian Youth Baseball and Softball board elections: 7 p.m. Sept. 22 at Meridian High. Go to mybbaseball.com.

Baseball and fastpitch instruction: Hitting and pitching lessons for individuals, groups and teams. Call Jeff at 941-3968 (baseball) or Julie at 989-8979 (fastpitch).

Baseball instruction: Hitting, fielding and throwing mechanics available from former major league player Eric Fox. Call 371-0145 or email efoxhounds@aol.com.

Baseball pitching instruction: Lessons available for all ages in group or individual setting from a current college coach and major-league associate scout with 16-plus years experience. Contact Andy at swensonbbco@aol.com or 484-6860.

Baseball and softball instruction: Coach Bobby Sutcliffe is providing instruction for all ages and levels. To schedule, go to sutcliffebaseball.setmore.com. For questions, email sutcliffebaseball@gmail.com.

Basketball

Idaho Flash girls tryouts: For grades 3-11, Friday and Saturday at Boise State Rec Center. Grades 3-8 are from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday and 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, and grades 9-12 are from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday. Arrive 30 minutes early. Register at flashacademy.org or send questions to idahoflash@yahoo.com.

Upward Sports: Registration is now open for the 2016 league for boys and girls in grades K-6. Register at idahosportsfoundation.org or call Tim at 869-1475.

Bocce

Idaho Bocce Ball Club: League play at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the USBF regulation courts, Ann Morrison. All skill levels welcome and free lessons provided. Cost is $10 per person for an entire season of league membership. Call Jared at 336-2453 or Mike at 376-3171.

Cheerleading

Upward Sports: Registration is now open for the 2016 league for girls in grades K-6. Register at idahosportsfoundation.org or call Naomi at 869-3126.

Golf

Curt Recla Moonlight tournament: Four-person scramble, 6 p.m. Friday at Warm Springs. Fundraiser for Boise Parks and Recreation’s AdVenture program. Entry fee is $65 per person. Call Emily at 608-7680 to register.

Boise Nationals Soccer Club’s tournament and barbecue: 10 a.m. Sept. 18 at Quail Hollow. Entry fee is $300 per foursome. Go to boisenationals.com.

Coyote Open: Shotgun start at 11 a.m. Sept. 25 at Falcon Crest. Entry fee is $150 per person or $750 per team. Contact Joe at jhughes@collegeofidaho.edu or 459-5917.

IGA 2-Man Bestball: Shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 26-27 at Warm Springs/Quail Hollow. Entry fee is $140. Call 343-5661.

Pickleball

Boise Area Pickleball Association: 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday at Homecourt YMCA, Meridian. Lessons and equipment available. Contact Terry at 921-0063 or boiseapa11@gmail.com.

Boise Pickleball Club: 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at Fort Boise Community Center. No equipment necessary and all skill levels welcome. Lessons are free. Call 608-7680.

Running/Walking

Salmon Marathon: Marathon at 6:45 a.m. and half marathon at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Tendoy School. Cost is $55 and $75. Go to salmonmarathon.com or register at bluecirclesports.com.

Riggins Salmon Run: 9 a.m. for the half, 9:30 a.m. for 10k and 10 a.m. for 5k Saturday along the Salmon River. Cost is $20, $30 and $40. Register at raceentry.com/races/riggins-salmon-run/2015/register.

Idaho NF Walk and Fun Run: 10 a.m. Saturday at Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park, Meridian. Interactive superhero characters as well as superhero activities and training. Costumes encouraged. Benefit for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Cost is $20 general, $10 children 4-10, free for ages 3 and younger. Go to kintera.org/faf/home.

College of Idaho Homecoming Coyote Dash Races: Sept. 19 at the Morrison Quadrangle, C of I campus, Caldwell. Caldwell Fine Arts Beat Beethoven 5k begins at 9 a.m. ($25-$30), the YMCA Canyon County Coyote Classic 1 Mile at 10 a.m. ($20 per child), and Caldwell Fine Arts Sonatina Scamper at 10:45 a.m. ($10). Register at caldwellfinearts.org or ymcatvidaho.org.

Harvest Classic: 9 a.m. Sept. 19 at Nampa Recreation Center. Features an 8k run or wheelchair race, 2-mile run or walk, 1-mile noncompetitive race, food, prizes, entertainment, vendor booths and a school competition. Cost is $10-$25. Register at nampaparksandrecreation.org/HarvestClassic.aspx.

Run for the Health of It 5k: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 19 at Ann Morrison. Proceeds benefit community outreach efforts. Early registration is $25. After Thursday, $30 through race day. Go to runsignup.com.

Crater Crawl – Run Around the Rings: 10 a.m. Sept. 19 at Crater Rings National Natural Landmark, Mountain Home. Participants can run or hike a 10k course. Cost is $35. Go to idahooutdoorassn.org/crater_crawl.htm.

FitOne Family 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: 7 a.m. Sept. 26 at the Idaho State Capitol. Pick up your packet at the FitOne Expo Sept. 24- 25 at the Boise Centre, as well as participate in free health screenings and interact with FitOne sponsors and health/wellness related vendors. Proceeds benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Call 381-2221 or go to fitoneboise.org.

Boise Meets World 5k: 10 a.m. Oct. 3 at Ann Morrison. Cost is $20. Go to boisemeetsworld.com.

City of Trees Marathon: Marathon at 8 a.m. and half marathon at 9 a.m. Oct. 11 at ParkCenter Park. Cost is $73 for marathon, $49 for half marathon, by Sept. 27; $85 and $55 after. Go to cityoftreesmarathon.com.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k walk/competitive run: 8 a.m. Oct. 17 at Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park, Meridian. Benefit for the American Cancer Society. For runners only: $25 for early signup, $35 after Sept. 17. Call 422-0176.

Turkey Day 5k: 9 a.m. Nov. 26 at Capitol Boulevard and Main Street. Register at turkeyday-5k.com.

Tennis

Boise Tennis Coalition: 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at Fort Boise.

Track and field

YMCA Team Idaho Youth Cross Country program: Practices held Monday and Wednesday nights, Sept. 9 through October 28, at various locations and times. The program is designed for ages 6-13 of all levels of experience and ability. Meets will be held every Wednesday night starting Sept. 23 at alternating locations through Oct. 28. Cost is $55 for Y members and $80 for nonmembers. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, jack.ward@ymcatvidaho or go to team-idaho.org or ymcatvidaho.org.

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